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60th Meeting of the GEF Council
The 60th meeting of the Council of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) will consider for approval a Work Program comprising 33 projects and three programs.
Stakeholder Days and 8th Session of the IPBES Plenary
The Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is an independent, intergovernmental body, established in 2012, to provide evidence-based, objective, and policy-relevant information to decision makers regarding the planet’s biodiversity, ecosystems, and the benefits…
2021 Sessions of the UNFCCC Subsidiary Bodies
The Subsidiary Bodies (SBs) of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) will convene for the first time since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
GEF Consultations with Civil Society
The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council participated in a consultation with civil society organizations (CSOs) on the theme, “Enhancing Climate Resilience: The Role of Civil Society, and Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities".
1st Global Meeting of National Focal Points under the 5th Montevideo Programme
The first part of the First Global Meeting of National Focal Points under the Fifth Montevideo Programme for the Development and Periodic Review of Environmental Law (Montevideo Programme V) will convene virtually after being postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
UN General Assembly High-Level Event on the Ocean
This one-day high-level thematic debate convened by the President of the United Nations General Assembly, Volkan Bozkır, took place four years after the 2017 UN Ocean Conference.
2021 P4G Seoul Summit
The 2021 P4G Summit aimed to be a “catalytic moment for collective action” towards net zero.
Green Future Week
Green Future Week in 2021 focused on 10 different components of a green future for all: carbon neutrality, the Green New Deal, civil society, oceans, biodiversity, business, green technology, forests, green finance, and future generations.
4th Extraordinary Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (ExMOP-4) and 1st Part of the 43rd Meeting of the Open-ended Working Group (OEWG43)
The COVID-19 pandemic has left many developing countries economically vulnerable.
2021 United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) Executive Bureau Meetings
UCLG officially joined the UHC2030 initiative to achieve universal health care and progressed the proposed Lampedusa Charter, which aims to shift the narrative on migration to a human rights-based approach to mobility.
3rd Meeting of the Subsidiary Body on Implementation (SBI-3)
The Subsidiary Body on Implementation (SBI) of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) will convene virtually to advance the preparations for the fifteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties, currently scheduled to take place in October 2021 in Kunming, China.
2021 Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS COPs)
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